Arson

Woman tries to burn down SoMa building with Christmas tree

A wacky woman was watched by a witness as she used a…

Second stabbing victim found in burning Oakland home identified

A man who was one of two people found fatally stabbed in…

Arsonist sought after Bayview car blaze

Police are searching for an arsonist after a car was set ablaze…

Junk pyro trashes San Francisco garbage can

An accused pyro with an apparent ax to grind against city garbage…

Newspapers set ablaze in bank in downtown San Francisco

A bank in the Financial District had a window broken and newspapers…

Mission district fire could be arson, police say

A Mission district man doused a fire on his apartment building stairs…

A fourth suspected arson fire stuns Castro district

A fourth possible arson fire has struck the Castro district in just…

Investigators suspect arson in San Francisco Castro building fires

Aurora Kirby and her son, Erin, clutched some clothing, a laptop case…

Man accused in Lower Haight murder-arson case pleads not guilty

A man accused of killing a Sacramento woman and then burning her…

Suspicious fires in the Castro District leave residents in shock

Devastating fires that ripped through two Castro District apartment buildings about a…

Tenderloin arson suspect looked dazed during fire

A 64-year-old man suspected of lighting his Tenderloin apartment on fire told…

Cops nab suspect in toilet torching

An alleged porta-potty pyro is in deep doo-doo. Michael Warner, 27, an…

Man suspected of setting fire in revenge on mom

A 50-year-old man with an apparent vendetta against his mother was arrested…

Two cars set on fire in arson attacks

San Francisco police are investigating two similar car fires that occurred on…

Attempted murder charge in arson attack

San Francisco prosecutors have charged a homeless man with attempted murder for…

Two vehicles torched at one location

Firefighters in San Francisco extinguished two vehicle fires in the city's South…

Vehicle fire burns in Parkside neighborhood

Arson investigators are looking into a vehicle fire in San Francisco this…

Officials probe connection in car torchings

Investigators are trying to determine whether three new vehicle fires in western…